Advocacy Week 2018 - Applications Are Now Open

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These OutRight Advocacy Week 2017 alumni are building an international LGBTIQ movement.

What is Advocacy Week?

Every December OutRight Action International hosts LGBTIQ activists from around the world in New York for a week of high-level meetings and activities at the United Nations Headquarters.

The week culminates with OutSummit, our one-day conference dedicated to giving activist in the US and around the world the opportunity to meet and discuss critical issues affecting the global LGBTIQ movement.

Are you an activist involved in global LGBTIQ rights?

We are now gathering applications from international activists for our annual week of advocacy, which runs from November 30 to December 9, 2018 in New York City.

The week includes:

  • Two days of advocacy training and strategy development
  • Five days of meeting with diplomats and UN representatives
  • Attendance at OutRight's one-day OutSummit Conference

Applications are NOW Open.

Application process opens: June 26, 2018

Application process closes: August 12, 2018

Due to the high volume of applications, only applicants who have been selected will receive a response. These applicants will be notified by late September.

If you have any questions, please email:

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